2020

Issue 80 – Dec 2020

December 31, 2020

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Virtual Frontiers in Cancer Science 2020 Conference

November 18, 2020

The Frontiers in Cancer Science (FCS) 2020 conference concluded successfully last week. This year’s conference was hosted virtually from 2nd – 6th November 2020 on ZOOM.  Returning for its 12th year, FCS 2020 is proudly and jointly organised by nine major research institutes in Singapore – Cancer Science Institute of Singapore, Duke-NUS Medical School, Genome […]

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Virtual RNA Biology Symposium 2020

November 18, 2020

The virtual 6th RNA Biology Symposium 2020 was successfully held on 1st October – 2nd October. Jointly organised for the first time by five different institutions (RNA Biology Centre NUS-CSI, Duke-NUS Medical School, Skin Research Institute-A*STAR, School of Biological Sciences-NTU and AMR-Singapore-MIT Alliance for Research and Technology), the symposium attracted a total of 427 registrants, […]

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CSI Singapore Welcomes New Director, Prof. Ashok Venkitaraman

October 30, 2020

We are pleased to announce the appointment of Prof.  Ashok Venkitaraman as the new Director of CSI Singapore as of 1st November, 2020. He has been appointed distinguished professor in the Department of Medicine with effect from 16 November 2020, and will also lead a programme at the Agency for Science, Technology and Research (A*STAR).

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Team CSI Joins the Race to Save Lives and Advocate Cancer Cause!

October 12, 2020

The Singtel-Singapore Cancer Society Race Against Cancer (RAC) was a 9-day event (19th – 27th September) where participants can run anywhere in Singapore or around the world by using a GPS-enabled app. Organised by the Singapore Cancer Society, proceeds raised from RAC 2020 will support cancer treatment subsidies, welfare assistance, cancer rehabilitation, hospice care, cancer screenings, research, public education and cancer support group initiatives.

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September is Blood Cancer Awareness Month: 5 Questions with A/Prof Takaomi Sanda

September 1, 2020

1) How did you embark on your journey as a researcher? Several factors have affected my career decision to embark on my journey as a researcher in hematology and oncology. The first factor was my first patient I saw as a medical doctor on the first day of my residency training in 2000. She was […]

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Congratulations to Prof. Chng Wee Joo for being the first Asian recipient of the prestigious 2020 Brian G.M Durie Outstanding Achievement Award!

August 27, 2020

  Warmest congratulations to CSI Deputy Director and Senior Principal Investigator, Prof. Chng Wee Joo for being awarded the 2020 Brian G.M Durie Outstanding Achievement Award! Prof. Chng is the first Asian to receive this prestigious award, which aims to honour outstanding individual who has demonstrated excellence in multiple myeloma research and whose work has […]

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